A woman was being treated today for critical injuries that she suffered when she was struck by a hit-and-run driver in the Mid-City area of Los Angeles, Los Angeles police reported. The accident took place at the intersection of La Brea Avenue and Saint Elmo Drive about 11:30 p.m. Monday, according to a desk officer at the LAPD’s West Traffic Division. “The woman was crossing in an unmarked intersection when she was hit,” the officer said, adding that was taken to a hospital in critical condition. The driver was south on La Brea in a light or silver sedan when the crash happened. Anyone with information on the hit-and-run driver was asked to call the LAPD’s West Traffic Division at (213) 473-0222. Tipsters can also call Crime

Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS. All tips can be submitted anonymously.